The Strike (1947 film)

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The Strike (Czech: Siréna, "Siren") is a 1947 Czechoslovak film about striking miners directed by Karel Steklý.[1] It is based on the novel of the same title by Marie Majerová.

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The Strike
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Directed byKarel Steklý
Written byMarie Majerová (novel)
Karel Steklý
StarringLadislav Boháč
Marie Vášová
CinematographyJaroslav Tuzar
Edited byJan Kohout
Music byE. F. Burian
Production
company
Československá filmová společnost
Distributed byStátní půjčovna filmů
Release date
11 April 1947
Running time
77 minutes
CountryCzechoslovakia
LanguageCzech
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It was awarded Grand International Prize (later known as Golden Lion) in Venice Film Festival in 1947.